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Clinical and Diagnostic InterviewingThis book is a comprehensive reference on both the structure and content of the clinical interview and its authors present the strategies and fundamental knowledge required to conduct the clinical interview with different kinds of patients and for specific psychopathologies. It provides a thorough overview on clinical and diagnostic interviewing with state-of-the-art presentations of significant theoretical orientations (psychoanalytic, behavioral, humanistic/existential, and family systems) as …

Diagnostic InterviewingThis volume represents a clear, jargon-free overview of diagnostic categories with helpful hints regarding a psychiatric interview. Completely revised and updated, detailing current innovations in theory and practice, including recent changes in the DSM-IV….

Diagnostic InterviewingAlmost two decades have passed since the publication of the first edition of this acclaimed text. The new third edition carries on the tradition of the previous two in offering a practical, state of the art presentation of the interview process. The critical first step to diagnosis and treatment, the interview is as much art as science, and this text provides a wealth of material to enhance clinical skill as well as empirically-derived foundations. The structure of the text has been retained, wi…

Diagnostic InterviewingOver the years, in our teaching of diagnostic interviewing to graduate students in clinical psychology, psychology interns, medical students, and psychiatric residents, we have searched for appropriate reading materials that encompass theoretical rationale, clinical description, and the pragmatics of “how to. ” However, surprising as it may seem, there is no one work that includes the theoretical, the clinical, and the prac­ tical under one cover. This being the case, we thought it would be use…

The Pocket Guide to the DSM-5(TM) Diagnostic Exam The Pocket Guide to the DSM-5 Diagnostic Exam is the only interview book with DSM-5 criteria.The book provides an efficient structure for learning how to conduct an interview, reviews the screening questions, and then explains how DSM-5 impacts the interview. The sixth chapter, the core of the guide, walks the reader through a complete diagnostic exam that includes questions for each DSM-5 disorder class. The book is for beginners learning the format and flow of the diagnostic…

Interviewing and Diagnostic Exercises for Clinical and Counseling Skills BuildingThis book, specifically designed to meet the needs of those teaching and learning interviewing and diagnostic skills in clinical, counseling and school psychology, counselor education, and other programs preparing mental health professionals, offers a rich array of practical, hands-on, class- and workshop-tested role-playing and didactic exercises.The authors, who bring to their task a combined 31 years of practice and 24 years of teaching these skills, present 20 complex profiles of a broad ran…

Handbook of Diagnostic and Structured InterviewingStandardized interviews provide a systematic and validated approach to clinical assessment and diagnosis. This comprehensive handbook presents current, authoritative information on the principal interviews used to evaluate adults and children in a wide range of contexts and settings. It offers crucial guidance on the selection of appropriate measures for Axis I disorders, Axis II disorders, and specialized syndromes, providing up-to-date data on reliability, validity, and clinical applications. …

Anxiety and Related Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-5® (ADIS-5) -  Adult and Lifetime Version: Clinician Manual (Treatments That Work)The Anxiety and Related Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-5® (ADIS-5) Clinician Manual accompanies both the Adult and Lifetime versions of the ADIS-5 Client Interview Schedules. The interview schedules are designed to diagnose anxiety, mood, obsessive-compulsive, trauma, and related disorders (e.g., somatic symptom, substance use) and to permit differential diagnosis among these disorders according to DSM-5® criteria (American Psychiatric Association, 2013). The Clinician Manual provides in…

Child Psychotherapy: The Initial Screening and the Intensive Diagnostic Evaluation“In this essential volume, Dr. Gardner focuses on diagnostic assessment. Effective child therapy is dependent upon the initial intake assessment. it is typically necessary for the clinician to conduct a series of interviews with parents and child and to gather data from all areas of the child’s life to arrive at an effective treatment plan. Dr. Gardner provides child therapists with a crucial book in this current atmosphere of economical therapies that are likely to neglect the assessment proces…